ISO 45001 Accreditation

Mechanica Utilities Ltd are proud to announce the accreditation of ISO 45001:2018 (Health & Safety) to accompany the already accredited ISO 9001:2015 (Quality) and ISO 14001:2015 (Environment).

The company Directors chose HSE Advisor (, to consult them through the process, with The British Assessment Bureau ( being the leading ISO certification body for the UKAS accreditation.

James Horsham (Managing Director for Mechanica) explained “we feel this accreditation is a must have requirement, to accompany our pre-existing accreditations of ISO 9001:2015 (Quality) and ISO 14001:2015 (Environment). This accreditation was in our business growth plans and demonstrates our commitment to Health & Safety. The Integrated Management System that we have adopted means that the ISO 45001:2018 compliments our portfolio and ensures we meet the high standards that our clients expect”.

Since 1969 The British Assessment Bureau has provided their clients with an award-winning service based on confidence and trust. Their UKAS accreditation is a key part of the confidence that they can guarantee their clients. The accredited certificates all come with the coveted ‘Crown & Tick’ mark, underlining the security that only comes from Government-backed certification. All clients of the British Assessment Bureau can be confident that the accredited certificates will be recognised everywhere and are backed-up by the industry-leading money-back guarantee. This means that all companies can be confident that an accredited certificate from The British Assessment Bureau will meet all future supply chain ISO requirements home and abroad.

HSE Advisor Ltd. is a health and safety consultancy, based in the South East of England. Established in 2006, it’s team provide direct support to over 100 businesses. Its advisors offer competent advice and support to businesses of all sizes, in the construction, retail and leisure, manufacturing, distribution, ports and more. Their competent consultants are qualified to standards recognised by the Health & Safety Executive. For example, their lead consultant, Simon Wakeham, has a degree in health, safety and environmental law, is a Chartered Member of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) and can be found on the Occupational Safety and Health Consultants Register. At HSE Advisor, they provide advice to thousands of businesses across the country. For the last 15 years, Simon has been Editor-in-Chief of a number of industry publications, including Tips & Advice Health and Safety and Tips & Advice Environment. He has also written Essential Documents for Health and Safety, Risk Assessment, Fire Safety and more.

Collectively, these documents include many thousands of pages of advice on legal compliance, best practice, case law and more.

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